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  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (Hard cover) Online Price: $8.95
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    Seller: Blue Vase Books , Interlochen , MI
  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (hardcover) Online Price: $9.00
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  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (Hardcover) Online Price: $28.00
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    Description: 0674292707.
    Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
    Notes: Very minor shelfwear to book. 1 corner lightly bumped. Former owner's name on ffep. DJ has minor edgewear and light creasing.; The family, Cynthia Patterson demonstrates, played a key role in the political changes that mark the history of ancient Greece. From the archaic society portrayed in Homer and Hesiod to the Hellenistic age, the private world of the family and household was integral with and essential to the civic realm. Early Greek society was rooted not in clans but in individual households, and a man's or woman's place in the larger community was determined by relationships within those households. The development of the city-state did not result in loss of the family's power and authority, Patterson argues; rather, the protection of household relationships was an important element of early public law. The interaction of civic and family concerns in classical Athens is neatly articulated by the examples of marriage and adultery laws. In law courts and in theater performances, violation of marital relationships was presented as a public danger, the adulterer as a sexual thief. This is an understanding that fits the Athenian concept of the city as the highest form of family. The suppression of the cities with the ascendancy of Alexander's empire led to a new resolution of the relationship between public and private authority: the concept of a community of households, which is clearly exemplified in Menander's plays. Undercutting common interpretations of Greek experience as evolving from clan to patriarchal state, Patterson's insightful analysis sheds new light on the role of men and women in Greek culture.; 286 pages.
    Seller: Ancient World Books , Toronto , ON
  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (Hardcover) Online Price: $28.00
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    Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
    Notes: Very minor shelfwear to book. DJ has minor edgewear and light water-staining.; The family, Cynthia Patterson demonstrates, played a key role in the political changes that mark the history of ancient Greece. From the archaic society portrayed in Homer and Hesiod to the Hellenistic age, the private world of the family and household was integral with and essential to the civic realm. Early Greek society was rooted not in clans but in individual households, and a man's or woman's place in the larger community was determined by relationships within those households. The development of the city-state did not result in loss of the family's power and authority, Patterson argues; rather, the protection of household relationships was an important element of early public law. The interaction of civic and family concerns in classical Athens is neatly articulated by the examples of marriage and adultery laws. In law courts and in theater performances, violation of marital relationships was presented as a public danger, the adulterer as a sexual thief. This is an understanding that fits the Athenian concept of the city as the highest form of family. The suppression of the cities with the ascendancy of Alexander's empire led to a new resolution of the relationship between public and private authority: the concept of a community of households, which is clearly exemplified in Menander's plays. Undercutting common interpretations of Greek experience as evolving from clan to patriarchal state, Patterson's insightful analysis sheds new light on the role of men and women in Greek culture.; 286 pages.
    Seller: Ancient World Books , Toronto , ON
  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (Hardcover) Online Price: $28.00
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    Description: 0674292707.
    Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
    Notes: Very minor shelfwear to book and DJ.; The family, Cynthia Patterson demonstrates, played a key role in the political changes that mark the history of ancient Greece. From the archaic society portrayed in Homer and Hesiod to the Hellenistic age, the private world of the family and household was integral with and essential to the civic realm. Early Greek society was rooted not in clans but in individual households, and a man's or woman's place in the larger community was determined by relationships within those households. The development of the city-state did not result in loss of the family's power and authority, Patterson argues; rather, the protection of household relationships was an important element of early public law. The interaction of civic and family concerns in classical Athens is neatly articulated by the examples of marriage and adultery laws. In law courts and in theater performances, violation of marital relationships was presented as a public danger, the adulterer as a sexual thief. This is an understanding that fits the Athenian concept of the city as the highest form of family. The suppression of the cities with the ascendancy of Alexander's empire led to a new resolution of the relationship between public and private authority: the concept of a community of households, which is clearly exemplified in Menander's plays. Undercutting common interpretations of Greek experience as evolving from clan to patriarchal state, Patterson's insightful analysis sheds new light on the role of men and women in Greek culture.; 286 pages.
    Seller: Ancient World Books , Toronto , ON
  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (Softcover) Online Price: $30.00
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    Description: 0674005686.
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    Notes: Light pencilling to last 2 pages. Else very minor shelfwear.; 286 pages; The family, Cynthia Patterson demonstrates, played a key role in the political changes that mark the history of ancient Greece. From the archaic society portrayed in Homer and Hesiod to the Hellenistic age, the private world of the family and household was integral with and essential to the civic realm. Early Greek society was rooted not in clans but in individual households, and a man's or woman's place in the larger community was determined by relationships within those households. The development of the city-state did not result in loss of the family's power and authority, Patterson argues; rather, the protection of household relationships was an important element of early public law. The interaction of civic and family concerns in classical Athens is neatly articulated by the examples of marriage and adultery laws. In law courts and in theater performances, violation of marital relationships was presented as a public danger, the adulterer as a sexual thief. This is an understanding that fits the Athenian concept of the city as the highest form of family. The suppression of the cities with the ascendancy of Alexander's empire led to a new resolution of the relationship between public and private authority: the concept of a community of households, which is clearly exemplified in Menander's plays. Undercutting common interpretations of Greek experience as evolving from clan to patriarchal state, Patterson's insightful analysis sheds new light on the role of men and women in Greek culture.
    Seller: Ancient World Books , Toronto , ON
  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (Trade paperback) Online Price: $48.77
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    Notes: Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 304 p. Contains: Unspecified.
    Seller: Alibris , Sparks , NV
  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (paperback) Online Price: $36.85
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    Condition: Good
    Seller: Bonita , Newport Coast , CA
  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (Hard cover) Online Price: $44.59
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    Notes: This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside. This book has hardback covers. Book contains pencil markings. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Dust jacket in good condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item, 650grams, ISBN: 9780674292703.
    Seller: Anybook.com , Lincoln
  • The Family in Greek History The Family in Greek History (Trade paperback) Online Price: $55.33
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    Condition: Fine.
    Notes: Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 304 p. Contains: Unspecified.
    Seller: GreatBookPrices- , Columbia , MD
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